What to Wear to Work: 5 Wardrobe Staples

You know those days when you hate what you’re wearing? Does it affect how confident you feel? Sure it does.

We all grow weary of the morning ritual of finding an outfit, but it doesn’t have to be so difficult. Once you have these 5 Wardrobe staples in your closet, you can slip into your morning with ease.

For Women:

1. SKINNY BLACK PANTS

Classic and easy. Wear flats or heels and you’re good to go.

2. PATENT LEATHER OXFORDS

Comfort meets sophistication meets hard work. Oxfords aren’t just for men anymore.

3. A STRETCHY PENCIL SKIRT

Look professional in a flash. Wear with a blazer for a more dressed up look, or dress it down with a fun t-shirt or denim shirt.

4. A STRUCTURED BLAZER WITH A UNIQUE TWIST

Blazers are great because you can throw them on and look ready to take on the world. Having one with a unique twist, tells the world that you’re serious but not too serious to keep it interesting.

5. STATEMENT NECKLACES

For those days when you’re wearing skinny black pants and a plain t-shirt, throw on a statement necklace and voila!

FOR MEN:

1. A GRAY OR BLACK ZIP SWEATER

Stay warm in crisp weather and look chic while you’re at it. Perfect for the office or out to dinner after.

2. STRAND CAP-TOED OXFORDS

Your grandfather probably rocked shoes like these, and he was on to something. Cap-toed oxfords add some pep in your step and old-world style to your workday.

3. BLACK & BROWN LEATHER BELTS

Even if your pants are snug in place, a black or leather belt will polish up your workday look.

4. COLORFUL, FASHION-FORWARD SOCKS

Finally, fun socks for men that look oh-so-dapper. Rock them with Oxfords and prepare for head turns.

THE CASUAL BOW-TIE

Men, did you know women love bow-ties? It’s true. While the bow-tie used to be only for the most elegant of occasions, it’s now a great way to mix up your work week style.

What are some other workday wardrobe staples?

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